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South Africa: Supporters of Ex-President Zuma Slam Prosecuting Authority

By Peter DubeFormer South Africa President Jacob Zuma's backers on Monday slammed the National Prosecuting Authority (NPA), saying...

Kenya: Govt to Market Produce At Beijing Expo to Promote More Trade

By Onyango K'onyangoKenya is marketing its produce at the ongoing 2019 Beijing International Horticultural Expo seeking to penetrate...

Africa: Countries Fail Again to Agree On Trade Access

By James AnyanzwaAfrica's plans to open up a market of more than 600 million people in April this...

Uganda: Alexander Forbes Moves to Exit Uganda Market

South African financial services group Alexander Forbes has announced plans to exit the Ugandan market as the firm...

Kenya: Agriculture Masterplan Requires U.S.$2.2 Billion

By Njiraini MuchiraKenya requires a staggering $2.2 billion to resuscitate the agricultural sector from its current decay and...

South Sudan: Mutual Mistrust Stalls Peace Deal for a Further Six Months

By Sam MednickNow that the implementation of South Sudan's shaky peace agreement has officially been delayed by six...

South Africa: Zuma Should Have Been Charged in 2005 With Shaik – Defence

Photo: GCIS Former president Jacob Zuma (file photo). By Kyle CowanThe KwaZulu-Natal High Court in Pietermaritzburg heard on...

Afrique Côte d’Ivoire: San Pedro remporte la Coupe nationale

Encore en Ligue 2 en 2016, San Pedro enchaine les belles performances en Côte d'ivoire. Dès sa première...

Cameroon/Angola: Angola to Face Guinea-Bissau and Cameroon

Luanda — The Angolan senior men's football team have scheduled two preparation games with guinea Bissau and Cameroon...

Africa: ‘Why Now?’ Mass Promotions Raise Eyebrows Ahead of Malawi Elections

Photo: AEP Polling agents in Blantyre (file photo). analysis By Charles PensuloCivil society and opposition groups question why...

Côte d’Ivoire : Jeannot Ahoussou-Kouadio rejoint le RHDP le 2 juin 2019

Chers parents de Didiévi, le 2 juin 2019, vous devez vous apprêter à recevoir toute la Côte d'Ivoire....

Kenya: Second Suspect Arrested for Rape, Decapitation of Victims

By Hilary KimuyuDetectives have arrested a second suspect they believe is linked to a series of crimes in...

Kenya: Don’t Call Me a Fake Gold Merchant, My Biz Is Legit – Zaheer Jhanda

By Evelyne MusambiFlamboyant city politician Zaheer Jhanda has defended his involvement in gold trade. Jhanda is at the...

Tanzania: Agriculture Bank Proving a Boon to Farming Sector

By Rosemary MirondoDar es Salaam — The notion that agriculture is not bankable has bedevilled farming for decades,...

Tanzania: Swedish Minister in Dar for Fresh Cooperation Talks

By Khalifa SaidDar es Salaam — Swedish Minister for International Development Cooperation Peter Eriksson was expected in the...

Tanzania: JPM – Saudis Mulling Muslim Varsity in Tanzania

By Aurea SimtoweDar es Salaam — President John Magufuli revealed yesterday that Saudi Arabia intends to build a...

Kenya: DP Ruto and Jubilee MPs Warn Against Dragging Kenyatta Name in Gold Scam

Trans Nzoia — Deputy President William Ruto and a section of Jubilee MPs have told off people named...

Kenyatta to the Rescue of Huduma Namba Doubters, Extends Deadline

Kenyans have one more week to register for Huduma Namba, following an order for an extension by President...

Ghana: President Akufo-Addo Made the Right Choice With Bawumia – – Paramount Chief of Nyakrom

press release By Rex Mainoo YeboahThe Paramount Chief of Agona Nyakrom Traditional Area in the Agona West Municipality...

Ghana: ‘Free SHS, Most People Centered Policy in Ghanaian History’ – Yagaba Chief

press release By Rex Mainoo YeboahThe Paramount Chief of Yagaba Traditional Area, Naa Sugru Wuni Mumuni, has described...

Vivatech2019: can Africa become tech leader? [Morning Call]

French technology summit called Vivatech has come to an end. Around 9,000 startups from about 125 countries took...

Uganda: We Are Yet to Ask for Financial Support, Says Bobi Wine

Kyaddondo East Member of Parliament, Mr Robert Kyagulanyi aka Bobi Wine, has distanced his People Power political movement...

Uganda: Judiciary Asks Officer in Sexual Harassment Case to Respond

By Anthony WesakaKampala — The Ministry of Justice has ordered the Deputy Solicitor General, who is accused of...

Uganda: Parliament Asked to Settle Uganda-S. Sudan Traders’ Claims

By Moses KyeyuneKampala — A Select Committee of Parliament has recommended that government allocates Shs948.6b towards compensating Ugandan...

Uganda: Govt Tightening Grip On Student Loan Repayment

By Desire MbabaaliIn the 2014/2015 academic year, the government rolled out its students' loan scheme under the Higher...

Uganda: Bishop Salimo Was Incorruptible, Hard Working – Mourners

By Micheal WonialaVarious religious and political leaders have eulogised the former Bishop of Sebei Diocese Augustine Salimo as...

Uganda: Aar Clinics Close Over Doctors’ Strike

By Lilian NamagembeKampala — At least eight out of the 11 private clinics operating under the Africa Air...

Uganda Loses Shs386b Due to Fall in Global Coffee Prices

By Dorothy NakaweesiKampala — The continued slump in global coffee prices has seen Uganda lose more than Shs386b...

Uganda: 1,800 Soldiers Get Post-War Counselling

By Risdel KasasiraKampala — At least 1,798 Uganda People's Defence Forces soldiers have been undergoing counselling and guidance...

Uganda: State Agents Killing Leaders, Says Nantaba

By Fred MuzaaleKampala — The gunmen killing notable Ugandans are not agents of Allied Democratic Front (ADF) rebel...

Uganda: Bishop Zoreka Decries Child Neglect, Abuse

By Perez RumanziKanungu — The Bishop of Kinkiizi Diocese, Rt Rev Dan Zoreka, has said the future of...

Uganda: UPDF Takes Over Security At Kawolo Hospital

By Herbert MugaggaBuikwe — Uganda People's Defence Forces (UPDF) have been deployed at Kawolo hospital in Buikwe District...

Ghana: Yagaba Chief Lauds President for Pro-Poor Policies

The Paramount Chief of Yagaba Traditional Area, Naa Sugru Wuni Mumuni, says the Free Senior High School educational...

Kenya: Sakaja Protests Threats to People Who Miss Out On Huduma Namba

By Evelyne MusambiNairobi Senator Johnson Sakaja on Thursday ranted at the government for what he termed as a...

Kenya: Fan Makes the ‘Mistake’ of Dissing Akothee’s New Song, Gets Ripped By Singer

By Sylvania AmbaniSinger Akothee has lit up social media after going ham on a fan who posted his...

Congo-Kinshasa: Democratic Republic of Congo – Girls’ Lives Shattered By Attacks On Schools

Photo: Holly Cartner Girl abducted by Kamuina Nsapu militia during an attack on her secondary school in Dimbelenge...

South Africa: Van Rooyen SA’s Best At PGA Championship

Cape Town — Erik van Rooyen was the best performing South African golfer at the 101st PGA Championship...

South Africa: Janie Bay Just Released the Earworm That You’re Going to Be Humming for Days

Cape Town — Local singer Janie Bay's new single titled Amper Daar is a song about "what things...

South Africa: Duduzane Zuma, Mngxitama, Niehaus At Court for Zuma

By Kaveel SinghSupport for former president Jacob Zuma appeared to be dwindling as his corruption court proceedings commenced...

Côte d’Ivoire :Gaston Ouassénan ridiculise Adjoumani, Duncan…

Gaston Ouassénan Koné est l' une des figures de proue du Parti démocratique de Côte d' Ivoire (PDCI)....